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By: Devereaux Bell on Oct. 16, 2009, 11:21 p.m.
A tugboat equipped with firefighting cannons is moored near three energy drilling platforms in the Red Sea

Photo: ZUMA

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Gas hike ahead?

A tugboat equipped with firefighting cannons is moored near three energy drilling platforms in the Red Sea, near Abu Zinema off the coast of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. Egypt's Minister of Petroleum, Samedh Fahmy, during the fifth annual InterGas conference in Cairo this week, warned of a possible hike in oil prices, which could reach $200 per barrel.